2017 Switch Cabernet Sauvignon

ProducerSwitch Organic Wines
RegionMcLaren Vale, SA
StatusCertified Organic
About

Established in 2011, founder and winemaker Vanessa Altman, has created a brand that ‘Switches’ the light on sustainability. Vanessa sources unloved certified organic fruit parcels from South Australia to produce wines that are aligned with like-minded people wanting to drink ethically produced wine.

Winemaker

Vanessa Altman

Wine100% destemmed (by hand) Cabernet Sauvignon sourced from clay based soils in the McLaren Vale at 95m elevation goes through a wholeberry ferment. Basket pressed 10 days later, and approx a month later completing primary fermentation in stainless steel. Racked off lees after full malolactic fermentation. Bottled without filtration, no finings and zero added sulphur.
Awards2017 Young Gun of Wine finalist
2018 Young Gun of Wine Top 50
2019 Young Gun of Wine finalist
Tasting NoteDark plum - Blackcurrant - Juicy
DrinkDate night